anneau

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French[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle French anneau, from Old French anel, from Latin ānellus, diminutive of ānus (ring), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eh₂no- (ring).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

anneau m (plural anneaux)

  1. ring (circular shape)
  2. ring (round piece of (precious) metal worn around the finger)
  3. (astronomy) ring
  4. (juggling) ring
  5. (nautical) cringle

Further reading[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French anel.

Noun[edit]

anneau m (plural anneaulx)

  1. ring (metal band)

Descendants[edit]